Syncplify Server! Users: Rest Easy, You’re Safe from the XZ Vulnerability

Heads up, admins! A recently discovered vulnerability in the XZ library has system administrators scrambling to patch their SFTP servers. This vulnerability could grant unauthorized access to affected Linux systems – not a fun situation.

But here’s some good news for Syncplify Server! users: you can breathe easy. Syncplify Server! does not utilize the XZ library, meaning your SFTP (and SSH2) server is completely unaffected by this specific exploit.

At Syncplify, security is paramount. We understand the critical role secure file transfer plays in your organization, and we take every precaution to ensure your data remains protected. This isn’t the first time Syncplify has proven its commitment to security:

  • Our software remained unscathed by the Heartbleed bug in 2014.
  • The Terrapin exploit discovered in 2023 posed no threat to Syncplify users.
  • And now, you can add the XZ library vulnerability to the list of non-issues for Syncplify Server! users.

This focus on security is what makes Syncplify the trusted choice for system administrators worldwide.

Looking for More Info?

For a deeper dive into Syncplify’s security features, check out our documentation:

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team. They’re happy to help!